Uni-Pixel, Inc. (NASDAQ:UNXL) stock is currently pricing at roughly $0.46. Our analysis shows that the stock is widely covered by equity research firms, and target prices are revealing. From a summary standpoint, we track the median one-year price target among 4 analysts covering the company at $1.90. That suggests shares of the stock may have another 76 percent to the upside left to run. Of those analysts we surveyed, the highest price target on recordsits at $5.25, which would imply another -941 percent in upside potential. If we look for a little more qualitative data on the range of expectations, we find in analyst notes that the stock has 2 “Buy” ratings in place. At the same time, 1 rate the stock a “strong buy”, suggesting more conviction in the story. As for the doubters, 1 equity research analyst firms call this stock a “Hold” and 0 consider it bad enough to warrant a “Sell” rating.
Analysts at The Benchmark Company took a look at UNXL shares in a research note released on Aug 23, 2016, and issued a Speculative Buy rating to this company. Ladenburg Thalmann analysts provided their own take on company recently as well. In a research note published on Jan 18, 2012, the house assigned a Buy rating to this stock.
Uni-Pixel, Inc. (UNXL) Cap Table Analysis
Breaking down the capitalization table is our next goal. From a bird’s eye view, Executives hold 5.22 percent of the stock.
If we take a more granular look, Martin G. Selbrede is one of the largest owners in company capital stock among insiders. According to U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) filings, this investor owns 1,427,500 shares, representing a total current market value of roughly $656650. James A. Tassone is another major player among company insiders, currently holding 376,250 shares as of 0.68%, carrying a current market value of $173075. Baquet William is currently ranked as the number three insider in terms of representation on the cap table for the stock, holding 312,500 shares, valued at around $143750 as of recent close.
We noted a few insider transactions for the stock recently as well.
In a transaction on 2016-12-12, the company’s CFO CHRISTINE RUSSELL Purchased 5,500 company shares for 5170. That means, once accounting for this transaction, the CFO is left with a stake of 239,947 shares, carrying a current total market value of $110376. In addition, by means of a transaction dated 2016-05-27, Director Young Ross Adam purchased 4,000 shares worth $6840. After that transaction, this investor is left with a total holding of 26,800 shares, representing a total investment value of $12328. We also noted a 2015-11-25 transaction in which UNXL Director LEVECCHIO ANTHONY J purchased 29,400 shares at a stock price of $0.85, carrying a total value of $24990, after which, this insider’s investment stands at 58,200 shares, with an overall financial value of $26772.
Uni-Pixel, Inc. (NASDAQ:UNXL) Earnings View
In the company’s last quarter, UNXL EPS moved to $ from $ compared sequentially with the prior quarter. Revenues for the company came in at $M. This stacks up against $M, on a sequential basis.
How does this compare with bottom and top-line expectations? Well, according to what we could find, analysts had been looking for the company to post net income of about $ per share on $M in revenue. That sets up an interesting next quarter report card. We would note that analysts seem to be projecting earnings, on average, for this quarter in the range of $-0.13 to $-0.07. On a year-over-year basis, that compares with an EPS comp of $.